Avoiding Plagiarism Workshop

Get the lowdown on avoiding plagiarism through understanding its obvious and not-so-obvious forms.

Goals and Objectives

  • Gain an understanding of plagiarism and common knowledge
  • Learn methods and discover tools to avoid plagiarism
  • Practice paraphrasing
  • Assess your understanding of the concepts discussed through activities and resources

Need Proof Of Completion?

Please watch the video below. If you need proof of completion for course credit, be sure to complete the Google Forms quiz as directed in the video. You will receive a copy of your responses immediately. Your responses will also be manually graded. You will receive a score and feedback on your responses in 1-2 weeks.


Workshop Video

Workshop Resources

Workshop Handout

0:00 Introduction

0:12 How do I complete the workshop for credit?

0:33 Overview

0:57 What is plagiarism?

2:53 Three ways in which plagiarism can occur

4:35 “Is this plagiarism?” interactive exercises

7:00 Why should I avoid plagiarism?

8:05 How do I avoid it?

9:39 Positive examples of quoting and paraphrasing

10:26 “The Accidental Plagiarist” paraphrasing activity and quiz

11:48 What if I’m still unsure?

12:57 Thank you and Noʻeau Center contact information

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Workshop Quiz